Arts

On Campus

Harvard Film Archive Releases Winter Production Schedule

The films encompass a diversity of genres, including a holiday show and other seasonal films, foreign dramas, and experimental documentaries.

Roam the Galleries
Arts

An Artsy Alternative to Harvard-Yale

Crimson Arts has put together an artsy Saturday alternative to Harvard-Yale.

SEAS Allston Construction
Allston

Harvard Officials, Allstonians Discuss New Arts Facilities

Harvard officials unveiled the details of new planned arts facilities in Allston—dubbed the "ArtLab"—to locals at a Harvard-Allston task force meeting Thursday evening.

Frank Steins
Theater

‘Frank Steins’ and Staging Disability

Shows like “Frank Steins” do not present the audience with burdenless characters and carefree plotlines.

Get Wole
On Campus

Get Wole

Nobel Prize-winning playwright Wole Soyinka lectures at the Barker Center Tuesday evening. Soyinka is speaking on African art in a three-part lecture series this week.

in passage show
Arts

in passage show

The Harvard Ballet Company performs "In Passage."

in passage show
Theater

‘In Passage’: Migration in Motion

“In Passage” is a successful collaborative effort that expertly weaves student choreography and a unique sound, holding the full attention of the audience until the curtain has dropped.

Columns

Spirituality and Sound

Was that night in tenth grade real? Or was it just emotions?

George Abrams
Arts

George Abrams

George S. Abrams, newly appointed Knight in the Order of Orange-Nassau of the Kingdom of The Netherlands. Photo by Steve Gilbert.

Theories
Arts

Theories

Dancers at 'Theories:

Columns

A Reverberant Goodbye

In Smith’s “Too Good at Goodbyes,” the presence of reverb swells with the energy of the lyrics and density of instrumentation.

Theories
Dance

“Theories” Makes Connections Between STEM, Philosophy, and Movement

“There’s some thematic overlap between theories,” said Martinez on the ideas upon which the pieces were based. “Theories” made these overlaps apparent using unconventional methods. What resulted was an uncommon perspective crafted by student choreographers that demonstrated a living relationship between scientific concepts and artistic expression.

heather, the totality cover
Arts

heather, the totality cover

heather, the totality cover
Books

‘Heather, The Totality,’ a Gripping Noir Bildungsroman

Everyone in “Heather” is governed by the same primality; everyone pulsates with the same hunger. The only remaining question is which hunger will prove stronger—and, as Weiner concludes his strange and compelling debut, the ending feels exactly as it should be. Weiner’s answer is definitive. The result is “Heather, the Totality,” in its totality: a noir bildungsroman with a statement to make about class, objectification, and what it means to grow up.

Taylor Swift, 'Reputation'
Arts

Taylor Swift, 'Reputation'

"Reputation," Taylor Swift, Big Machine Records, 2017.